February 7th, 1975

February 7th, 1975, fell on a Friday. Day 38 of 1975. Decade: 1970s.

45 years, 3 months and 25 days have passed since February 7th, 1975.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 7th, 1975:

  • United States: Fire - Ohio Players
  • United Kingdom: January - Pilot

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on February 7th, 1975.

  • 1975 in music.

    Billboard-topping music artists in 1975 included The Eagles, The Elton John Band, Glen Campbell, John Denver, KC and the Sunshine Band, Stevie Wonder, Frankie Valli, Minnie Riperton, The Bee Gees and Freddy Fender.

  • American women.

    "American women" were named as the Time Person of the Year in 1975. This cover symbolized the new consciousness of women and their changing roles in American society.

  • 1975 in movies.

    Movies released in 1975 included Jaws, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Dog Day Afternoon, Shampoo, The Return of the Pink Panther, Funny Lady, The Apple Dumpling Gang, "Aloha, Bobby and Rose", The Other Side of the Mountain, Barry Lyndon, Monty Python and the Holy Grail and Death Race 2000.

  • Judy Collins - "Send in the Clowns"

    "Send in the Clowns" by Judy Collins would go on to win a Grammy for 1975's Song of the Year.

  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1975.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 45 years, 3 months and 25 days have passed since February 7th, 1975.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 06 of 1975.
  • Leap Year: 1975 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on February 7th, 1975, will be 45 years of age.
  • People born in 1975 belong to the "Generation X" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 160963200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around February 7th, 1975:

  • January 12th, 1975: Super Bowl IX: The Pittsburgh Steelers defeat the Minnesota Vikings at Tulane Stadium in New Orleans.
  • January 14th, 1975: 17-year-old Lesley Whittle is kidnapped in Shropshire, England.
  • January 18th, 1975: The first episode of "The Jeffersons" is aired.
  • February 11th, 1975: Margaret Thatcher becomes the leader of the Conservative Party in the United Kingdom.
  • February 13th, 1975: A fire breaks out on the 11th floor in the North Tower of the World Trade Center.
  • February 21st, 1975: Watergate scandal: John N. Mitchell, H. R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman are sentenced to prison.
  • February 28th, 1975: 43 people are killed when a train crashes at Moorgate station in London.
  • March 7th, 1975: The body of 17-year-old Lesley Whittle is found in Staffordshire, England.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 7th, 1975, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1975 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: February 7th, 1975 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The Jeffersons - TV show about an African- American couple that have moved into an upscale high-rise building.
  • Baretta - Starring Robert Blake as street-wise detective Tony Baretta.
  • The Rockford Files - TV show about a Private Detective that was previously jailed for a crime that he didn't commit.
  • Kolchak: The Night Stalker - A journalist investigates the supernatural.
  • Little House on the Prairie - TV show that was set in the 1870s.
  • Good Times - American sitcom about a family living in a poor, black neighborhood in inner-city Chicago.
  • Happy Days - TV show that is set in the 1950s / 1960s in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
  • Kojak - TV show about a bald New York detective.
  • Barnaby Jones - Television series about a Private Detective and his widowed daughter-in-law.
  • Last of the Summer Wine - British sitcom about three senior citizens in the Yorkshire Dales.
  • M*A*S*H - TV series about an American military medical unit during the Korean War.
  • Maude - Sitcom starring Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay. Spin-off of All in the Family.

1975 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1975.

"The New Adventures of Gilligan" - "Happy Days" - "Star Trek: The Animated Series" - "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids" - "All in the Family" - "Sesame Street" - "The Pink Panther Show" - "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" - "The Bugs Bunny Show" - "Captain Kangaroo"


1975 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1975:

  • Dungeons & Dragons
  • Connect Four
  • Magna Doodle
  • Evel Knievel Stunt Cycle
  • Baby Alive (doll)
  • Shrinky Dinks
  • Magnavox Odyssey
  • Kenner SSP Racers
  • Big Jim (action figure)
  • Weebles
  • VertiBird (toy helicopter)
  • G.I. Joe Adventure Team
  • Frisbee
  • Battleship (game)
  • Lite-Brite
  • Easy-Bake Oven
  • Etch A Sketch

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 7th of February:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Gerald Ford was the President of the United States on February 7th, 1975.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on February 7th, 1975 was probably conceived around the 30th of April, 1974. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 7th, 1975 is the 17th of November, 1975. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Pong - Table tennis game.

7th of February

Events that have occurred on the 7th of February:

  • February 7th, 1985: DEA agent Kiki Camarena is kidnapped by drug traffickers in Mexico.
  • February 7th, 1991: The ground assault phase of Operation Desert Storm begins as troops enter Kuwait.
  • February 7th, 1991: The Provisional IRA launches a mortar attack on Downing Street.
  • February 7th, 1992: The European Union is founded.
  • February 7th, 2000: Rapper Big Pun dies after a heart attack.
  • February 7th, 2009: The Black Saturday bushfires begin in Australia. 173 are killed by the bushfires, which continue to burn until the following month
  • February 7th, 1962: The U.S. bans all imports and exports from Cuba.
  • February 7th, 1988: Boxer Mike Tyson and and actress Robin Givens are married.
  • February 7th, 2003: How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003) is released.
  • February 7th, 2010: Super Bowl XLIV: The New Orleans Saints defeat the Indianapolis Colts by 31-17 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.
  • February 7th, 2010: The Who perform at the halftime show of Super Bowl XLIV.
  • February 7th, 2016: Super Bowl 50 occurs at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California: The Denver Broncos defeat the Carolina Panthers and Coldplay perform at the halftime show.
  • February 7th, 2020: The movie "Birds of Prey (2020)" is released.
  • February 7th, 2020: English TV presenter Phillip Schofield comes out as gay.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about February 7th, 1975.

  • 16,555 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,430,348,400 seconds have passed since the February 7th, 1975.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,668,739,800 times.
  • Since February 7th, 1975, earth has travelled approximately 738,059,774,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 238,391,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 123,009,962 steps. That's about 54,671 miles!
  • Since this date, 17,164,181 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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